Tag Archives: git

Upgrading Git on MacOS X Lion

This was way harder than it needs to be, because MacOS X Lion ships with git in /usr/bin.  Here’s a quick sequence of steps: Download and install latest version from http://git-scm.com/.  This appears to work but won’t change anything … Continue reading

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Pretending to Git Good

Git tries its darndest to be as hard as possible to use.  More than anything, it suffers from too-many-options-itis and correspondingly confusing options, often a warning flag for a programming language or tool.  But git’s core is good, and it … Continue reading

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